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WEEKEND ESCAPE
Samothraki: Mysteriously alluring through the ages
By Kyriaki Vassalou
It is widely said that Samothraki, in the northern Aegean, is a mysterious island, one that works some kind of magic on its visitors. This is especially true on a summer night with a full moon rising over the top of the imposing Mount Saos.
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A journey through the cherry orchards of Pella
 
By Dinos Kiousis
If you decide to travel to the prefecture of Pella, not only will you delight in the beautiful mountains of Central Macedonia, but also in the waterfalls and blooming cherry orchards of Edessa, the region’s main city.

Kymi: A strike-beating island escape
 
Built on the eastern slope of the Dirfys range at an altitude of 200 meters and some 4 kilometers from the sea, Kymi on the island of Evia, is known as the “balcony of the Aegean.”

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ANALYSIS
REAL ESTATE
Home market unlikely to pick up soon
By Dimitris Kontogiannis
The Greek economy may emerge from the deep, protracted recession of the last six years in 2014 but prospects for one of the locomotives of growth in the past do not look promising.
DOCUMENTARY
'PALIKARI'
A Greek migrant’s story destined to echo in eternity
By Nick Malkoutzis
A century after the Colorado National Guard broke a coal miners' strike and left 20 protesters dead, a documentary called “Palikari,” made by two Greeks, director Nickos Ventouras and researcher Lambrini Thoma, seeks to build on the single account of Louis Tikas’s journey from Cretan migrant to working man’s legend and create a comprehensive account of this gripping tale.
FOCUS
URBAN LIFE
Doing the wheelchair slalom in a hostile city
By Lina Giannarou
A campaign launched by the Association of Social Responsibility for Children and Youths (SKEP), called “Slalom in the Streets,” aims to raise awareness about how people with mobility challenges see the world.
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